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Holiday Inn Express San Antonio Sea World

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Stuttgart, Germany
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Average to very good hotel given age. The location was excellent; walking distance to local restaurants, shopping malls and movie theaters. Valerie, cleaning lead, provided outstanding service! Her bright and refreshing attitude about life and work experiences transcends all others in the working class.

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Dallas, Texas
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36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Clean hotel. New mattresses in rooms. Quick check-in process. Nearby restaurants within walking distance. Breakfast on Saturday morning was very busy. Convenient location to Sea World and AFB and a quick direct drive to the airport.

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Midland, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

The worst hotel I have ever stayed at. No hot water in our room for two nights, because handle did not turn to hot. Then maintenance argued with me about it. Then first night my son in law had his tool box from back of his truck broke into, which was locked and almost $2000 worth of work tools stolen.... More 

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Thank Peggy R
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Antonio Sea World, responded to this review

Dear Peggy R, Thank you for taking time to share your experience with us. I am sorry to hear that you did not fully enjoy your time in our hotel. We take comments such as these very seriously and would like to follow up with you. I have sent you a private message in an effort to obtain more information.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

We stayed 8/6-8/7, first thing our room was dirty, no refrigerator or microwave. The worst part of our experience was, there was no shower curtain, and no towels. We called several times to the front desk, no answer. Walked down, and no one attending the front desk at all. Four of us, after a long day, had to shower with... More 

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Thank Deanna C
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Antonio Sea World, responded to this review

Dear Deanna C, Thank you for taking time to share your experience with us. I am sorry to hear that you did not fully enjoy your time in our hotel. We take comments such as these very seriously and would like to follow up with you. I have sent you a private message in an effort to obtain more information.... More 

Texas, United States
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10 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

We showed up Friday. Leaving Monday. Not impressed. Hard to find parking lot. Shower had hair in it. Beds had hair in the sheets. Comforters filthy. The shower head did have any water pressure. One lamp on desk in room with outlets didn't work. Restroom in lobby out of toilet paper. Breakfast was ok, nothing special but tables gross. Nothing... More 

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Thank Jennifer C
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Antonio Sea World, responded to this review

Dear Jennifer C, Thank you for writing a review about your stay at our hotel. It is nice to know that our location, and room size were very well to your liking. On the other hand, we regret to see that the issues you had with the parking lot, cleanliness, and amenities did not make for an exemplary hotel stay.... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

We decide its the last few weeks before school starts; why not take a trip to San Antonio. Alot of people were thinking the same thing since most hotels were booked this weekend (8/12/16). So while looking around we find availability at this location; a holiday inn which includes free breakfast thats a plus. Well upon arrival from the outside... More 

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Thank nslwalker
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Antonio Sea World, responded to this review

Dear nnslwalker, Thank you for choosing to stay with us, and for writing a candid review about your experience. I'm glad that our complimentary breakfast was to your liking. On the other hand, I'm very sorry you were not impressed with the size of the room you have received, as well as other service deficiencies and issues with the cleanliness... More 

Fort Worth, Texas
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38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Welcoming large rooms. Busy and adequate breakfast, the tables were frequently not clean because of the number of families eating. Indoor pool was quite nice. Staff helpful. Only one elevator which was not enough.

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Berkeley, California
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362 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016

I stayed for three nights and overall it was a very good experience. The check-in was fast, staff was friendly and efficient. The room was big and clean, also the bathroom. The breakfast was not very special but had what I wanted from omelet and sausage to juice and milk. I was surprised about the large number of kids in... More 

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22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

Stayed overnight visit with points. The rooms were clean and the hotel looks like it has recently been built or renovated. The hotel was busy. Decent lines waiting for breakfast, but breakfast was well stocked and room was clean. Lots of other families were there. The pool had a sign on the outside gate that said it had been closed... More 

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Thank lauralam
IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express San Antonio Sea World, responded to this review

Dear lauralam, Thank you for being an IHG Rewards Club member and for leaving us a feedback. We are pleased you liked the cleanliness of our rooms. On the other hand, we would like to apologize for the shortfalls you have noticed during your stay, specially with the long line in our breakfast area and the pool sign. I assure... More 

Wilmington, North Carolina
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38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for the second time this year. The staff was very helpful, and went out of their way to help with a specific problem that was not their responsibility. The rooms were clean and in good shape. The location was convenient for me, with plenty of restaurants nearby. I'll stay there again if in the area.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast Available
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express San Antonio Sea World

Address: 2861 Cinema Rdg, San Antonio, TX 78238-4205
Location: United States > Texas > San Antonio > Northwest Side
Price Range: $89 - $157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express San Antonio Sea World 2.5*
Number of rooms: 84
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Seaworld Hotel San Antonio
Holiday Inn San Antonio
Holiday Inn Sea World
San Antonio Holiday Inn
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